Barbara Campbell

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Trump Calls Dems' Criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions A Witch Hunt

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

The tweets come after the AG said he won't take part in probes of links between the campaign and Russian officials. Sessions spoke with the ambassador but testified at a Senate hearing that he hadn't.

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Boeing Employees Vote Against Unionizing In South Carolina

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

In a post on Facebook, the lead organizer says workers have said they don't need a union "at this time." The union says it represents 35,000 Boeing employees at 24 other locations around the country.

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Federal Judge Blocks Merger Of Anthem And Cigna

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

The Justice Department calls the ruling "a victory for American consumers" because the merger would have reduced competition in the health insurance market.

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Army Says It Is Expediting Review Of Dakota Access Pipeline Route

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Members of the North Dakota congressional delegation say the acting secretary of the Army has ordered the Corps of Engineers to proceed with an easement needed to complete the pipeline.

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Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Extradited By Mexico To U.S.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Joaquin Guzman faces charges in the U.S. that include murder, drug trafficking and money-laundering. He had escaped from prison in Mexico twice.

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Suspect Charged In Shooting Death Of 5 People At Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Airport

Friday, January 06, 2017

The U.S. Attorney has issued several charges against 26-year-old Esteban Santiago for carrying out the deadly shooting. Maximum penalty is possible death sentence.

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Jurors Award $3 Million In Damages In Defamation Suit Against Rolling Stone

Monday, November 07, 2016

Last week, the jury found that a story about an alleged gang rape on campus defamed an administrator of the University of Virginia. When claims in the piece were challenged, the magazine retracted it.

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Courts Rule For Easier Voting As Presidential Election Nears

Friday, November 04, 2016

The rulings went the Democrats' way Friday in North Carolina, Ohio, Arizona and Kansas in lawsuits against moves they said would restrict voting, especially by minorities.

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Ecuador Acknowledges It Restricted WikiLeaks Founder's Internet Connection

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Julian Assange, who lives at Ecuador's embassy in London, says his hosts acted under pressure from the U.S. His website has published stolen emails that have embarrassed Hillary Clinton's campaign.

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3rd Night Of Charlotte Protests Is Peaceful; Protester Shot Wednesday Dies

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Hundreds marched to protest the death of Keith Lamont Scott. National Guard troops joined police and protesters on the streets, and the city established — but did not enforce — a midnight curfew.

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Pennsylvania Attorney General Convicted In Grand Jury Leak

Monday, August 15, 2016

A jury found Kathleen Kane guilty of directing a leak of material involving a former office prosecutor, and then lying about it. The voters are already due to choose her successor in November.

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Suspect Charged In Deaths Of Imam And His Associate In New York

Monday, August 15, 2016

Police say surveillance video captured the attack, and the escape of the shooter in a vehicle which hit a bicyclist a few miles away. They identify the suspect as 35-year-old Oscar Morel of Brooklyn.

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#NPRreads: Shake Things Up This Weekend With These Three Stories

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.

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World Vision: Alleged $50M Theft By Charity's Employee Seems Impossible

Monday, August 08, 2016

Israel says some $50 million was diverted by the charity's Gaza Strip director to the Hamas militant group. World Vision counters that the man didn't have authority over that much money.

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Brexit Proponent Resigning As Head Of U.K. Independence Party

Monday, July 04, 2016

Nigel Farage says his goal was to get Britain to vote to leave the European Union, and that's been achieved.

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Library Cat's Job Is Saved

Saturday, July 02, 2016

Browser can go on delighting patrons and terrorizing rodents at the public library. Amid international outrage, lawmakers in White Settlement in North Texas have decided not to fire him after all.

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Kansas Votes More Money For Public Schools To Avert Shutdown

Friday, June 24, 2016

Legislators, pressured by the state Supreme Court, passed a $38 million package for the state's underfunded schools. Justices had threatened to close all public schools in Kansas after this month.

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Government Goes After Insurance Payout Of San Bernardino Shooter

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Federal prosecutors say, under law, the more than a quarter-million-dollar proceeds from two life insurance policies should not benefit Syed Rizwan Farook's chosen beneficiaries. A court will decide.

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O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely Seen Work By The Famed Artist

Thursday, May 26, 2016

An atmospheric image of barns in Lake George, N.Y., is joining the collection at the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, N.M. The painting reveals a lesser-known genre of the artist's work.

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Government Drops Another Demand For Apple's Help With Unlocking An iPhone

Friday, April 22, 2016

As it did with the San Bernardino terrorist's phone, the Justice Department has told a court it no longer needs Apple to intervene to bypass a device's security. Someone has provided the passcode.

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